Functional Education & Training


Enhance the logistics capability and sustainability of US forces by educating and developing leaders in enterprise logistics, data analysis, requirements development, and operations research/systems analysis.


CALOS consists of two schools and five committees:
•  Operations Research/Systems Analysis (ORSA) Committee.
•  Civilian Logistics Education Committee.
•  Joint Logistics Education Committee.
•  Professional and Continuing Education Committee.
•  Data Education Committee.

Educates and trains in joint and tactical logistics, Defense logistics, ORSA, non-acquisition operational contract support, and requirements development.

Provides career development education for joint military and enterprise logisticians, to include entry-to-executive level Army civilian logisticians.

Provides development of specialties under the sponsorship of:
•  Army Materiel Command (AMC)
•  Army Civilian Career Management Activity (ACCMA)
•  Office of Business Transformation (OBT)
•  Army DCS, G-4 Functional Chief for the Logistics Career Field
•  Army Futures Command
•  Defense Logistics Agency
•  Army DCS, G-8
•  Joint Staff J-4


Be the leading institution for enterprise logistics functional training, data analysis, and operations research/systems analysis education.

Last Updated: 27 April, 2023